When Will I Get the Results From My Drug Screen?

The waiting game can be a tough one. Whether you are an employee or a company, you want to get results from any type of medical test as soon as possible. That’s definitely the case when it comes to a drug screening.

Fortunately, our local urgent care center here in Sevierville is able to handle drug screenings with same day results!

What Is the Purpose of a Drug Screening?

Chances are that you know someone who’s using illegal drugs or taking prescription drugs that weren’t prescribed to the person. Unfortunately, this can affect a person’s ability to work.

Drug screenings are typically part of the application process when a person applies for a job. Depending on the company policy, the screening might test for both drug and alcohol use.

What Is Included in a Drug Screening?

  • Amphetamines
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Cocaine
  • Ectasy
  • Marijuana
  • Methadone
  • Opiates
  • Oxycodone
  • PCP
  • Percocet
  • Propoxyphene
  • Quaaludes

How Long Does a Drug Screening Take?

Thanks to the state-of-the-art lab available right here at our urgent care center, blood tests and urine tests can both be conducted easily and within minutes. The results are also prompt—in most cases, results are available within 24 to 48 hours.

How Can You Prepare for a Drug Screening?

  • Bring your identification card.
  • Bring any paperwork your company might have provided.
  • Plan to empty all your pockets before testing.
  • Provide your medical history.

Do you need an employee drug screen? Stop by AFC Urgent Care Sevierville today—we’re open seven days a week.